Treasure Island

James Jarrett

(1963 / California)

Fallen


The blows of time
Fall
savage
upon
my soul

I bleed

sorrow
like falling rain

Submitted: Sunday, July 20, 2008
Edited: Wednesday, October 01, 2008

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  • Linda Ori (5/25/2009 1:53:00 AM)

    Profound wisdom in so few words. You encompass a lifetime in just a handful of words and phrases - very impressive!
    Linda :) (Report) Reply

  • Sonya Florentino (1/11/2009 12:13:00 AM)

    I've been reading some of your poems an am impressed by them. But this one really got to me. I have a poem w/ a similar sentiment which I just uploaded, it's titled 'A Sudden Rain.' (Report) Reply

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